Monday, March 30, 2020

Free eResources for FCPL Cardholders - Infobase Access Video on Demand

FCPL's eVideos collection, Infobase  Access Video on Demand, is one resource that has something for just about every patron. This collection contains over 39,000 titles including documentaries, movies, tutorials, and How-Tos, all ready to stream on your device.

Useful features for students and teachers include:

1. Each video is broken into shorter segments and can be played individually or as one unit.
2. The videos include downloadable transcripts.
3. The videos can be shared via email or by embed link.
4. With an account, videos can be saved in folders for future use.
5. Citation information is available in four styles; MLA, Chicago Manual of Style, APA, and Harvard.
6. Segments can be customized with start and stop times, great for including in presentations.
7. Standards are set to Georgia Standards.
8. Closed Caption and Casting options are available.

There are so many offerings to explore. Like to travel? There’s a video for you. Try Portugal’s Heartland with Rick Steves. Interested in baking? Try Baking with Julia. Are you a fan of TEDTalks? You’ll find those, too.

It's easy to enjoy FCPL's  eVideos wherever you are by entering your library card number and PIN. Creating a  free account will allow you to use additional features. Enjoy the show!

Mary White
Information Specialist